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  • Information
  • Permit
  • Certification
The following must accompany your completed application:
  1. A copy of your Vehicle Registration; and
  2. A copy of your Certificate of insurance. (Ordinance 92-22)

All individuals and companies acquiring a Boardwalk Vehicular Permit are required to be covered by a policy or policies of liability insurance covering these individuals and companies, including their agents and employees. The following coverages are the minimal liability permitted under this section.

General Liability Amount of Coverage (per occurrence)
Bodily Injury (per person) $100,000
Bodily Injury (aggregate) $300,000
Property Damage $50,000
Automobile Liability
Bodily Injury (per person) $100,000
Bodily Injury (aggregate) $300,000
Property Damage $50,000

Class of Permits. Boardwalk Vehicular will be divided into the following classes.
  1. Annual Permits- Issued to those applicants requiring repetitive or year-round access to the Boardwalk;
  2. Temporary Permit- Issued to those applicants requiring Boardwalk access ranging from one trip to a seasonal needs ($50.00 deposit required in addition to fee);
  3. Special Events Permits - Issued to those applicants having permission from the City to conduct a special event on the Boardwalk. No fee is charged for a Special Events Permit.

Weight Limitations. The following weight classifications are established to provide for both vehicular and pedestrian safety and to identify overweight vehicles that may safely use the Boardwalk but will cause greater wear-and-tear of structural members and fastenings.

Weight Classification Maximum GVW Typical Vehicles
Normal 6000 lbs Autos, light pick-ups, light-vans
4-wheel vehicle 5400 lbs
dual rear wheel
Construction Vehicle
-rubber tired 5000 lbs
-tracked 9 psi
4-wheel vehicle 8800 lbs ΒΌ ton pick-up, 4 wheel drive
dual rear wheel 7200 lbs light stake truck
-rubber tired 6600 lbs
-tracked 11 psi
Construction Over 8800 lbs

The above weight limitations may be increased by using planking on the Boardwalk Surface. If used, the planing must be a minimum of 2" thick. Any proposed increase of weight limitations must be accompanied by an individual structural analysis and forwarded to the City Engineer for review and approval.

Permit Fees. The following fee schedule shall apply to all permits issued under this Ordinance with the exception of vehicles owned and operated by the City of Atlantic City. (Ordinance 92-18)

Weight Classification Period of Time
Up to 1 month 1 Mo - 3Mos 3Mos - 6Mos 6Mos - 1 Yr
Normal $75.00 $150.00 $300.00 $600.00
Conditional $150.00 $300.00 $600.00 $1,200.00
Construction $225.00 $450.00 $900.00 $1,800.00
Important Information
Reason for Boardwalk Access
GVRW (Gross Vehicle Weight Rating found on the weight sticker) *
Model *
Plate # *
Color *
Please specify a period of time up to 1 year.
Permit Details
Date & Time From *
Permit Type *
Make *
Weight Classification (auto-updated)
Vehicle Details
Year *
Location Description (Street End/Building)
Date & Time To *
State *
Type Full Name :
Sign With Hand
Proof of Weight of Vehicle (this can be found on the driver's door of door frame) it is the one with the VIN # on it and the weights.
Required Attachments
Hold Harmless Agreement
Checks for payment of Boardwalk Vehicular Permit Fees are to be made payable to the "City of Atlantic City". Special events are free.
Certificate of Liability Insurance (COI) or (Declarations Page)
Amount Due will be calculated after review of the application, and sent with payment instructions.
Insurance Card
Signature *
I, in accordance with Ordinance No. 76 of 1980, do hereby covenant and agree to and with the City of Atlantic City that I will indemnify, hold harmless and defend the City of Atlantic City, its officers, employees, agents, servants and representatives from any and all claims by any person(s) from damage to or loss of property, injury to person(s), or loss of life arising out of any incident involving the use of the Atlantic City Boardwalk by vehicle(s) indicated on the Boardwalk Vehicular Permit issued to me by the City of Atlantic City, Office of the City Engineer.

Further, I promise that I will be responsible and pay for any damage to City property arising from my use of the Boardwalk.

Or manufacturer spec sheet showing the weight (for equipment)
You must submit the attached application for each vehicle or trailer, along with following:
Vehicle registration (for cars & trucks)